Friday morning thoughts — I really hate mice

Last night I stayed up way too late cleaning and watching season three of Sex and the City. This show goes fast – episodes are only about thirty minutes long. It’s an easy watch and you forget what happened quickly. But during one episode, I let out a piercing scream that I’m sure my neighbours…

The Black and White – Photography Challenge

A couple of years ago, there was a black and white photography challenge going around. I pulled some of my best pictures over the years and posted them on my personal Instagram account. But I thought I would share my top five with you today and explain the back story behind each photo. This isn’t…

Sunday Morning Mood – missing the mountains

Short post today. I’m waiting for my laundry to finish so I can get dressed and gone for church this morning. No, I’m not a religious person. But most of you know by now that this is my only way to connect with my Danish family and friends and learn about my heritage. It’s also…

500 followers!! Welcome to fall with mostly single!

I FINALLY hit the 500 mark! It’s taken over a year – but it’s worth celebrating! I was at the 500 mark, then lost a follower? But I gained a couple of more today! So, THANK YOU! Now that fall is here – which is obviously my favorite time of year – I’ve revamped this…

Self-care: be kind to yourself

Someone asked this question on reddit today about how to cope with anxiety. I thought given everything that is going on in the world today – I’ll share some of my ways to help with my own anxiety problems. I’m currently not on medication for the anxiety. I never liked the way anti-depressants made me…

Rant: the lard works in mysterious ways.

The hardest part about weight loss is when you know you’re taking all the right steps but still are not seeing progress. I stepped on the scale this morning and wanted to cry. That happens sometimes. When I was younger, back in 2010, weight was so easy to lose. It took six months to lose…